A Modification to Improve the Aesthetical Result of Microincisions for Phlebectomy: Prospective Analysis of 615 Cases

  • A. P. Stehling
  • E. Vergara
  • G. M. Morais
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Abstract

Regardless of whether saphenectomy or only phlebectomy is performed, surgery is the best method to eliminate varicose veins, in long term follow up[l,2,3]. Having this in mind, the routine at our institution is to operate every varicose vein, and sclerotherapy is performed only for minimal veins or telangiectasis.

Keywords

Adrenaline Perforation Bupivacaine Telangiectasis 

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. P. Stehling
    • 1
  • E. Vergara
    • 2
  • G. M. Morais
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Angiology and Vascular SurgerySemper HospitalUSA
  2. 2.Department of Angiology and Vascular Surgeryl.p.s.e.m.g. HospitalUSA
  3. 3.Department of EmergencyJoão XXIII HospitalBelo HorizonteBrazil

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